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Movie: Saving Mr. Banks

Event Type: Movie
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 4/11/2014
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 3:30 PM
Description:
 When P.L. Travers travels from London to Hollywood in 1961 to finally discuss Walt Disney’s desire to bring her beloved character, Mary Poppins to the motion picture screen (a quest Disney began in the 1940s as a promise to his two daughters), he meets a prim, uncompromising sexagenarian not only suspect of the impresario’s concept for the film, but a woman struggling with her own past. During her stay in California, Travers’ reflects back on her difficult childhood in 1906 Australia. Starring Emma Thompson and Tom Hanks.
Released 2014 - 125 minutes - PG-13 for thematic elements, including some unsettling images
Library: Skokie Public Library
Location: Petty Auditorium